book number


Definition of book number

: a combination of letters and figures used to distinguish an individual book from all others having the same library classification number

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First Known Use of book number

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Book number.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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